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12:02
12:02

Residents Petition Museveni Over Bugoma Forest Give Away local communities 2

Hassan Mugenyi, the campaign focal person, says the Bugoma forest is a habitat for different wild animals, medicinal plants. He says that the destruction of the forest reserve has forced wild animals that used to settle in the forest to raid peoples’ gardens and homes in search of food.
06:43
06:43

Kadaga Courts Buganda Parliamentary Caucus on Sugar Bill sugar cane growing 3

Kadaga is opposed to the proposed zoning of cane growers, which according to President; Yoweri Museveni will ensure a sustainable, harmonized and competitive sugar sector to meet national and international standards.
16:18
16:18

MPs ask Gov’t to Go Slow on Sugar Cane Zoning sugar cane growing 4 1

Jalia Bintu, the Masindi Woman MP, says cane out growers were never consulted on the matter before the proposal was included in the bill.
20:40
20:40

Speaker Kadaga Bashes Trade Committee Over Sugar Bill sugar cane growing 2

The president asked MPs to include zoning in the sugar bill, which is meant to ensure that there is a sustainable, diversified, harmonized, modern and competitive sugar sector to meet domestic, regional and International requirements.
10:37
10:37

Jinja District Drafts New Food Security Law jinja food security 2

Dr. Stephen Kiwemba, Jinja district Production officer says that once passed into law, the ordinance will stop farmers with less than three acres of land from growing sugarcane and outlaw the sale of premature crops in the garden.
16:43
16:43

Sugarcane Farmers Turn to Coffee Growing sugar cane growing 2

Despite being the largest producer of sugar cane, Busoga region is ranked among the most impoverished and food insecure parts, in the country.
18:02
18:02

800 Pastoralists Displaced as Government Launches Forceful Eviction in Rakai sango bay land 2

Ignatias Tumwesigye, the leader of the eviction operation told Uganda Radio Network on phone that he is only enforcing an eviction order issued by Sango Bay and Ministry of Finance.
17:06
17:06

Sugar Factory to Generate 12 Megawatts of Power in Kaliro sugar cane growing

In a bid to reduce the continuous power blackouts by UMEME, Sugar and Allied Industries Limited (SAIL) is set to produce 12 megawatts of power starting early next year.
10:02
10:02

Residents In Nakasongola Protest Against Evictions sugar cane growing 2

More than 500 residents in Lwabyata Sub County in Nakasongola have staged protests and blocked the bulldozers of Tirupati Development Company from evicting them on 4 square miles of land without compensation.
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